The safety of our patients and staff is of the utmost importance and the focus of everything we do. Our services are delivered in line with the requirements of healthcare regulators, professional bodies and best practices.
The aim of our quality framework is to continuously monitor the quality of everything we do:
- Quality and regulatory standards are achieved and maintained
- Drive continuous improvement
- Ensuring best practice
- Identifying and managing risk
We put our patients and their carers at the heart of everything we do. We listen to feedback and work to continuously improve the services we offer so they meet the highest standards of quality and reliability.
Our governance team are experienced clinicians who use the latest evidence-based practice to drive our services. We involve our clinical staff in all aspects of our services.
Dedicated Quality Leads
Our quality leads undertake clinical audits and feedback to customers and clinical staff. They ensure our practice is kept up to date with the latest national guidelines, such as the National Institute for Clinical Evidence (NICE), the British Society of Echocardiography (BSE) and the British Medical Ultrasound (BMUS).
Are performed on 5-10% of all cases as well as 100% of all cases with significant findings. Reports are produced and fed back to customers and clinical staff to ensure a culture of continuous improvement.
Medical Advisory Group
Our MAG meets quarterly to ensure we do what we say we’ll do and ensure our services are quality and safety-driven at all times.
Recruitment and Compliance
Our recruitment processes are fair and transparent and adhere to a strict governance framework to ensure our staff are appropriately qualified and fully compliant with care regulations. Pre-employment checks are rigorous to confirm our staff have the appropriate qualifications, professional registration and references.
Continuous Professional Development
We regularly engage with our staff and actively encourage and support CPD activities to guarantee our clinicians are always up to date with current practice.
Clinical Industry Partners
We work with our industry partners to ensure we have sight of the latest developments in the healthcare landscape and keep abreast of changes to clinical practice.